Kelowna Calligraphers Guild

General Meeting

Monday, April 29th, 2019 at 6:15pm - 9:30pm

This event is in the past.

Supplies at 6:15pm to 6:50pm
Library at 6:15pm to 6:50pm

Please note the following: 

  • Arches Text Wove is available at $8.00/sheet. Order from Joyce Eng.
  • Please pre-order supplies if possible by emailing Joyce Eng (, Terry Hamilton ( or Judy Averill ( A list of available supplies and prices is posted on the KCG web site.
  • Supplies Feature of the Month is parallel pens. They are available in various sizes indicated on our supplies list. This month's Hands On will use sizes 6.0 mm and/or 3.8 mm. We also have Staedtler Duo Markers which can be used in place of the parallel pens. 
  • Please return all library materials borrowed at last month’s meeting. 

Meeting Start:  7:00 pm sharp. Please bring your coffee mug and 25 cents for treats and coffee (it helps buy more coffee, sugar and cream for the meetings). 

Hands-on activity: “Button Letters” led by Tanya Swaren.
To participate you will need to bring: 

  • Practise Paper – plain, lined or graph paper or the whole works if you want
  • Ruler & pencil for drawing lines on plain paper
  • Parallel Pen (6 mm or 3.8 mm) – if you have one with a dark black ink cartridge and one with a light ink cartridge you can try some ink blending. Pens available from supplies.
  • If you don’t have a parallel pen a firm felt Calligraphy pen with a wide nib will work but a Parallel Pen is best.
  • Small paint brush
  • Water container
  • Plastic container lid for a drop or two of liquid water colour
  • Pebeo Colourex liquid water colour (only if you have it)
  • 3 or 4 light coloured pencils
  • A few metallic or white gel pens (only if you have them)

Galleria: Workshop pieces from Kersals, Brush Flowers or Monumental Trajans


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